||Title: Using a Portable Crib or Play Yard? Do You Know How Safe It Is?
Author and Contributors:
Publisher: Regan Zambri & Long (2011)
Review Level: Informal review
Primary Content Area: Early Childhood
Content Type: General Information
Audience: Parents; Professionals, Educators & Program Staff
Resource Type: Not an extension nor a land-grant developed resource
- Early Childhood: Health and Safety: Indoor Safety
- Early Childhood: Health and Safety: Healthy Routines and Habits
Keywords: portable crib, travel crib, cribs, playpens, play yards, safety, infant safety
Description: According to an estimate by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), there are 20,000,000 unsafe cribs/play yards either in use or in storage. It's important that parents and other care givers check for safety before putting a baby into a portable crib or play yard. Use this checklist to determine the safety of portable cribs and play yards (mesh cribs).
Media Type: HTML
Resource Listed: April 11, 2011
Resource Last Updated: April 11, 2011